Author: Sound Choices
April 16, 2021
….and how you invest can make a difference
Sustainable investing or responsible investing refers to investment strategies that consider environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues as part of the investment decision-making process.
Environmental: Impact on the environment, which can include water usage, pollution, waste management, energy efficiency, gas emissions and climate change
Social: Human rights, health and safety, employee working conditions, community impact, diversity, population and demographics change, consumption patterns and shareholder reputation.
Governance: Board independence and diversity of board members, alignment of shareholders and executives, compensation, shareholders rights, transparency/ disclosures and business ethics/culture
To find out how you can make an impact with your investing, contact your financial advisor. To learn more about our sustainable investing capabilities, visit AGF.com.
About AGF Management Limited
Founded in 1957, AGF Management Limited (AGF) is an independent and globally diverse asset management firm. AGF brings a disciplined approach to delivering excellence in investment management through its fundamental, quantitative, alternative and high-net-worth businesses focused on providing an exceptional client experience. AGF’s suite of investment solutions extends globally to a wide range of clients, from financial advisors and individual investors to institutional investors including pension plans, corporate plans, sovereign wealth funds and endowments and foundations.
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